|"Ballad of the Shamrock" - Fitz-James O'Brien|
From the March 1861 issue of Harper's New Monthly Magazine, a poem about an Irish immigrant mother and her son.
Keywords: Audiobook - Poetry; Holidays; St. Patrick's Day; Immigration
|"BOOH!" - Eugene Field|
LibriVox volunteers bring you 10 recordings of "BOOH!" by Eugene Field. This was the Weekly Poetry project for March 9, 2014. Read in English by Claudia Salto; Garth Burton; Jason Mills; Jannie Meisberger; Julia Niedermaier; James Simenc; Lee Ann Howlett; Leonard Wilson; micky and ravenotation. Eugene Field, Sr. was an American writer, best known for his children's poetry and humorous essays. (Summary from Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RS...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; literature; nature; philosophy; humor
|"Burning the Dead from Shelley to the Late Victorians" - Thomas Laqueur|
Plenary delivered at the NASSR/NAVSA 2006 Conference, 2 September 2006 (in two parts, mp3 format)
Keywords: Romanticism; Romantic Circles Audio
|2 B R 0 2 B - Kurt Vonnegut|
LibriVox recording of 2 B R 0 2 B, by Kurt Vonnegut. Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. was a prolific and genre-bending American novelist known for works blending satire, black comedy, and science fiction, such as Slaughterhouse-Five, Cat's Cradle, and Breakfast of Champions. 2 B R 0 2 B is a satiric short story that imagines life (and death) in a future world where aging has been "cured" and population control is mandated and administered by the government...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Vonnegut; science fiction; short stories; dramatic reading
|2 B R 0 2 B & The Big Trip Up Yonder - Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.|
LibriVox recording of 2 B R 0 2 B & The Big Trip Up Yonder, by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. Read by Phil Chenevert These two stories by Kurt Vonnegut were written almost a decade apart but they are definitely connected. The Big Trip Up Yonder, published in Galaxy Science Fiction January 1954 is a comical yet scary description of what over population was going to do to society after aging was conquered and a simple daily dose of "anti-gerosone" would keep you forever the same age...
Keywords: sf; SCIENCE FICTION; vonnegut; 2br02b; overpopulation; short story; fiction; future; librivox; audiobook; SF
|Baazi hai ab ke jaan se badhkar lagi hui, Faiz Ahmed Faiz - Falstaff|
Keywords: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Faiz Ahmed
|Babbitt - Sinclair Lewis|
LibriVox recording of Babbitt, by Sinclair Lewis. Read by Mike Vendetti. (Summary by Mike Vendetti) Sinclair Lewis’ George F. Babbitt is a complicated and conflicted character. When you think you have his next move figured out he surprises you. As you begin to like him, he does something to evoke the “what a rat” response. Male menopause wasn’t a pre Great Depression term, but I would say George has all the symptoms...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; satire; middle-class America
Downloads: 51,403 (3 reviews)
|Babel - Louis Couperus|
LibriVox opname van Babel van Louis Couperus. Gelezen door Marcel Coenders. 'Babel' is de stoutste fantasmagorie ooit aan zijn brein ontsproten. Het is alsof hij met zijn fantasie hetzelfde heeft willen doen als Cyrus langs de trappen en de terrassen van den toren van Babel: - de Goden bestormen. - Samenvatting door Frans Netscher (Uit: Veen's Nieuws 1901, 1 juni.) Voor meer informatie, inclusief een link naar het M4B luisterboek, de on-line tekst, info over de lezers, RSS feeds, CD hoes en ande...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
|Baboo Jabberjee, B.A. - F. Anstey|
LibriVox recording of Baboo Jabberjee, B.A. by F. Anstey. Read in English by Phil Chenevert; Lynne Thompson; Lucretia B.; Chris Cartwright; bala; KHand; Steve C; madcappe; rookieblue; Kajo; asterix; Jacob Paul Starr; ToddHW Another delightful example of an English writer poking fun at his countrymen, or maybe all races reactions to someone from a diferent background. A series of adventures of a well educated foreigner in London which originally appeared weekly in the Punch , sometimes with illu...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
|Baby - George Macdonald|
LibriVox recording of Baby, by George MacDonald. LibriVox volunteers bring you 12 recordings of Baby by George MacDonald. This was the fortnightly poetry project for February 22nd, 2009. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librivox; poetry; macdonald
|Babys Own Aesop - Walter Crane|
LibriVox recording of Baby's Own Aesop, by Walter Crane. Read by Denny Sayers. "Baby's Own Aesop" presents the fables as one-stanza limericks, each "pictorially pointed" by Walter Crane, the noted painter and illustrator. He apprenticed to master wood-engraver, William James Linton, who furnished the draft of the book's poems for Crane to edit. "Baby's Own Aesop" is available in a beautiful facsimile edition of colored engravings from the International Children's Digital Library, with which your...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; crane; children; fables; aesop; poetry
|Bacon - Richard William Church|
LibriVox recording of Bacon, by Richard William Church. Read by Bill Boerst. This investigation of Bacon the scholar and man of letters begins with a look at the early days ang progresses to his relationships with Queen Elizabeth and James I. It includes accounts of his positions as solicitor general, attorney-general, and chancellor. The book concludes with Bacon's failure, his overall philosophy, and summaries of his writings...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; Bacon; biography; economics-political-economy; history; literature; philosophy; politics; religion; science
|Badge of Infamy - Lester del Rey|
LibriVox recording of Badge of Infamy by Lester del Rey. Read by Steven H. Wilson. Daniel Feldman was a doctor once. He made the mistake of saving a friend’s life in violation of Medical Lobby rules. Now, he’s a pariah, shunned by all, forbidden to touch another patient. But things are more loose on Mars. There, Doc Feldman is welcomed by the colonists, even as he’s hunted by the authorities...
Keywords: badge of infamy; lester del rey; audiobook; book
Downloads: 89,085 (5 reviews)
|Bag-Pipes at Sea - Clinton Scollard|
LibriVox recording of Bag-Pipes at Sea, by Clinton Scollard. LibriVox volunteers bring you 12 recordings of Bag-Pipes at Sea by Clinton Scollard. This was the weekly poetry project for February 15th, 2009. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librivox; poetry; scollard
|Bailén - Benito Pérez Galdós|
LibriVox recording of Bailén, by Benito Pérez Galdós. Read in Spanish by Tux. Bailén es la cuarta novela de la primera serie de los Episodios Nacionales de Benito Pérez Galdós. En El 19 de Marzo y el 2 de Mayo, el joven gaditano Gabriel de Araceli libera a Inés de su encierro, en casa de los hermanos Requejo, con una hábil estratagema. Pero estalla el alzamiento del pueblo de Madrid contra los invasores franceses y ambos son apresados por las tropas de ocupación...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Fiction; Romance; Adventure
|Balder Dead - Matthew Arnold|
LibriVox recording of Balder Dead, by Matthew Arnold. Read by Nathan Balder Dead" is a beautiful epic poem by Matthew Arnold. It draws from Norse mythology to retell the story of the the death of Odin's son, Balder, instigated by the treacherous jealousy of Loki. (Summary by Nathan) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: Librivox; Audiobooks; poetry; norse legend
|Ball-of-Fat - Guy de Maupassant|
LibriVox recording of Ball-of-Fat by Guy de Maupassant, translated by M. Walter Dunne. Read by Michael Thomas Robinson. The first significant published short story of French author Guy de Maupassant, and generally acknowledged as his greatest work, "Ball-of-Fat" (French title: Boule de Suif) is the touching story of an interrupted coach ride from Rouen to Le Havre during which occurs the corruption of a principled prostitute by immoral and hypocritical members of the upper class...
Keywords: librivox; literature; French
Downloads: 19,474 (1 review)
|Ballad of Another Ophelia - D. H. Lawrence|
LibriVox volunteers bring you 16 recordings of the haunting Ballad of Another Ophelia by D. H. Lawrence (1885 - 1930). This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for March 24, 2013. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; poetry; poem; love; betrayal; pain; loss
|Ballad of the Canal - Phoebe Cary|
LibriVox volunteers bring you 11 recordings of Ballad of the Canal by Phoebe Cary. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for September 4, 2011. Phoebe Cary was an American poet, and the younger sister of poet Alice Cary (1820–1871). The sisters co-published poems in 1849, and then each went on to publish volumes of her own. After their deaths in 1871, joint anthologies of the sisters' unpublished poems were also compiled.(Summary by Wikipedia) This poem is a parody of "Ballad of the Tempest"...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; poetry; humor; nature; satire; sea stories; parody
|Ballad of the Tempest - James T. Fields|
LibriVox volunteers bring you 18 recordings of Ballad of the Tempest by James T. Fields. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for July 4th, 2010. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: adventure; nature; religion; sea stories; librivox; literature; audiobook; poetry
|Ballads of a Bohemian - Robert W. Service|
Librivox recording of Ballads of a Bohemian by Robert W. Service. Ballads of a Bohemian is a collection of poems tied together by the narration of the "author" Stephen Poore. The poems speak of bohemian life in Paris before the war, his experiences during World War I and its aftermath. (Summary by Kristin Hughes) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recordi...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; poetry
|Ballads of Lost Haven: A Book of the Sea - Bliss Carman|
LibriVox recording of Ballads of Lost Haven, by Bliss Carman. Read by Sean Michael Hogan. This collection of lyric poems evokes the sea in every line, from birth (A Son of the Sea) to death (Outbound). The smells, sights and sounds of the Canada's East Coast feature prominently. (Summary by Sean Michael Hogan) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats or languages (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for th...
Keywords: Poetry; seafaring; marine; literature; Librivox; audiobook
|Baltimore Catechism, No. 2 - anonymous|
LibriVox recording of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2, by Anonymous. A catechism is a summary of the principles of Christian religion and articles of the faith. The Baltimore Catechism specifically was the de facto standard Catholic school text in the United States from 1885 to the late 1960s. It was the first such catechism written for Catholics in North America, replacing a translation of Bellarmine's Small Catechism...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; religion; catholic; catechism; baltimore
|Banalata Sen, Jibanananda Das - Veena|
Keywords: Das Jibanananda
|Banalata Sen,Jibanananda Das - Veena|
|Banu Kapil, Julie Patten, Andrew Schelling reading, July, 2001. - Kapil Rider, Bhanu; Patton, Julie; Schelling, Andrew|
Second half of a faculty reading with Julie Patton, Banu Kapil, and Andrew Schelling. Patton reads "Flower poem." and others. (Continued from 01P101)
|Banu Kapil, Julie Patten, Andrew Schelling, Maureen Owen reading, July, 2001. - Kapil Rider, Bhanu; Owen, Maureen; Patton, Julie; Schelling, Andrew|
First half of a faculty reading with Banu Kapil, Julie Patten, Andrew Schelling, Steve Lacy, and Maureen Owen. Schelling reads "Crossing the seas of Saint Brendan," "Sing's chair", and "The spiral path." Lacy accompanies Schelling in performing translations of classical Indian poetry. (Continues on 01P102).
|Barbara Frietchie - John Greenleaf Whittier|
Librivox recording of Barbara Frietchie, by John Greenleaf Whittier. This was the weekly poem for Flag Day 2006. It tells the largely-apocryphal but nonetheless inspiring story of one old woman's act of patriotism during a Confederate advance in the civil war. (summary by LauraFox) For more free audiobooks, or to become a volunteer reader, please visit librivox.org. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), p...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; audio book; poetry; flag; civil war; barbara frietchie; john greenleaf whittier
|Barbara in Brittany - E. A. Gillie|
LibriVox recording of Barbara in Brittany, by E. A. Gillie, read by Sibella Denton Barbara, an English girl and the eldest of her family, spends most days helping her widowed mother care for her younger siblings. Then disaster strikes - or so the children believe! Barbara is taken to France to see Paris by her father's formidable sister, Aunt Anne. She stays on in Brittany to perfect her French. In this series of funny stories about her adventures in France, we meet a cast of recurring character...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; young adult; teen; romance
|Barchester Towers - Anthony Trollope|
LibriVox recording of Barchester Towers, by Anthony Trollope. This is the second in Trollope’s ‘Barsetshire’ series of novels. The later novels in the series move away from Barchester itself but 'Barchester Towers' is very much a sequel to the first book ‘The Warden’, which is also available from Librivox.The old bishop dies, the archdeacon, Dr. Grantly fails to succeed him and a new bishop, Dr...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; trollope
Downloads: 138,733 (6 reviews)
|Barks and Purrs - Colette|
LibriVox recording of Barks and Purrs, by Colette. Barks and Purrs is a collection of seven episodes in the lives of Toby-Dog, a French Bulldog, and Kiki-the-Demure, a Maltese cat, living in a comfortable household. The episodes cover a hot afternoon, a train ride, and what happened when dinner was late or their mistress was ill. We hear about the first fire in autumn, a heavy storm, and about a visitor in the household.Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette-Willy was throughout her life a controversial Fren...
Keywords: Drama; animals; dramatic reading; literature; Librivox; audiobook
|Barnaby Rudge - Charles Dickens|
LibriVox recording of Charles Dickens' "Barnaby Rudge", read by DebraLynn, proofed and produced by Karen Merline. A wayside tavern where the local men drink and gossip; an unsolved, twenty year old murder at a nearby mansion; a very talkative black raven; a London locksmith and his family; a man apparently returned from the dead; a hangman who enjoys his job way too much; an anti-Catholic lord; a large and violent mob; and the British Militia—what do all these things have in common? All have, ...
Keywords: LibraVox; audio books; Victorian novel; novel; Gordon Riots
Downloads: 26,355 (1 review)
|Barnaby Rudge - Charles Dickens|
LibriVox recording of Barnaby Rudge, by Charles Dickens. Read by Mil Nicholson. One of the two Historical novels Charles Dickens wrote, Barnaby Rudge is set around the ‘Gordon’ riots in London in 1780. The story begins in 1775 with Barnaby, his Mother, and his talking Raven Grip, fleeing their home from a blackmailer, and going into hiding. Joe Willet similarly finds he must leave his home to escape his Father’s ire, leaving behind the woman he loves...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; historical fiction
Downloads: 37,140 (5 reviews)
|Barnaby Rudge NL - Charles Dickens|
LibriVox opname van Barnaby Rudge, van Charles Dickens. Gelezen door Marcel Coenders. Barnaby Rudge is, naast Londen en Parijs, een van de twee historische romans van Charles Dickens. Het verhaal behandelt de Gordon oproer uit 1780, een godsdienstig gemotiveerde aanval van protestanten op de Rooms-Katholieken. Dickens beschrijft deze gebeurtenissen aan de hand van het leven van Barnaby Rudge een onschuldige dorpsgek die door de opstandelingen wordt meegesleept in het kwaad...
Keywords: Librivox; Audioboek; Dickens; Literatuur
|Baron Olson och andra historier - Sigge Strömberg|
LibriVox recording of Baron Olson och andra historier by Sigge Strömberg. Read in Swedish by Lars RolanderSigge Strömberg, född som Sigfrid Strömberg 22 december 1885 i Göteborg, död 3 mars 1920, svensk författare och journalist.Strömberg praktiserade på en tidning i Minneapolis 1904-1905. Han återkom till Sverige och var verksam inom landsortspressen. Han arbetade 1910-1913 på den nystartade Vecko-Journalen, och 1914-1920 var han chefredaktör för Allt för Alla...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; humour; sweden
|Barry Silesky reads "Song" ["I peeled bits of straws"] by John Clare - John Clare|
In this installment, Barry Silesky reads “Song” [“I peeled bits of straws”] by John Clare. Silesky’s third book of poems, This Disease, will be out from Tampa University Press, Fall 2006. He is author of biographies of Lawrence Ferlinghetti and John Gardner, as well as editor of the literary journal ACM (Another Chicago Magazine). He teaches poetry at Loyola University-Chicago. John Clare, "Song" ["I peeled bits of straws"]I peeled bits of straws and I got switches too From the grey pe...
Keywords: Romantic poetry; Romantic Circles Poets on Poets
|Bartleby the Scrivener - Herman Melville|
LibriVox recording of Bartleby the Scrivener by Herman Melville. [Read by Bob Tassinari.] A Story of Wall Street" is a short story by Herman Melville. The story first appeared, anonymously, in Putnam's Magazine in two parts. The first part appeared in November 1853, with the conclusion published in December 1853. It was reprinted in Melville's The Piazza Tales in 1856 with minor textual alterations...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; melville
|Bartleby, the Scrivener - Herman Melville|
LibriVox recording of Bartleby, the Scrivener. Read by Bob Neufeld. Bartleby, the Scrivener: A Story of Wall Street is a novella by the American novelist Herman Melville (1819–1891). It first appeared anonymously in two parts in the November and December 1853 editions of Putnam's Magazine, and was reprinted with minor textual alterations in his The Piazza Tales in 1856. (Summary by Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or ot...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; melville; wall street; bartleby
Downloads: 9,081 (2 reviews)
|Baseball Joe of the Silver Stars - Howard R. Garis|
LibriVox recording of Baseball Joe of the Silver Stars by Howard R. Garis. Read in English by Donald Cummings"Baseball Joe" Matson has recently moved to Riverside with his family, in this opening volume of Baseball Joe series. Joe is a wide-awake country boy who enjoys playing baseball. We follow his career in the series, and his adventures, as he joins Riverside's local nine and makes good, playing the position he most enjoys - that of pitcher, are recounted here...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; fiction; sports; baseball; juvenile
|Basia Bulat and the Poche Orchestra Live at Zeke's Gallery - Basia Bulat|
Basia Bulat and the Poche Orchestra Live at Zeke's Gallery on August 7, 2005. Basia Bulat, Guitar and vocals, Bobby Bulat, percussion, Jay Young, Guitar, Jenna Wakani background vocals, Trent Leipert, Piano, Simon Arsenault, Guitar. Songs include Sugar & Spice, Why Can't it be Mine?, Distance, I am a Pilgrim, Secret House, December, What a Difference a Day Makes, Snakes & Ladders, Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?, Sun at my Back, Who Loves the Sun.
Keywords: Montreal; London Ontario; Live Music; Rock & Roll
Downloads: 1,843 (1 review)
|Basil - Wilkie Collins|
LibriVox recording of Basil by Wilkie Collins. Basil, son of a father who values the family pedigree and who would not let him marry below his station, falls in love at first sight with a girl he sees on a bus. He stalks her and discovers she is Margaret Sherwin, only daughter of a linen draper. He stalks her and persuades her father to let him marry her secretly. He agrees on the condition, that, as his daughter is only seventeen, they live apart for the first year...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; mystery; Basil, Collins; Margaret Sherwin; secret marriage; Mannion
Downloads: 14,837 (1 review)
|Basil, or, Honesty and Industry - Charlotte Grace O'Brien|
LibriVox recording of Basil, or, Honesty and Industry by Charlotte Grace O'Brien. Read by Robert Harder A poor boy discovers the value of honesty and industry. More than that, he discovers the value of his relationship with God (Introduction by Robert Harder) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; fiction
|Basket of Flowers, The - Christoph von Schmid|
LibriVox recording of The Basket of Flowrs, by Christoph von Schmid. Read by Abigail Rasmussen. James is the king's gardener and he deeply enjoys caring for and cultivating flowers. He teaches his daughter Mary many principles of godliness through the flowers. One day Mary is falsely accused of stealing, and the penalty is death. Through many trials and hardships, Mary learns of the goodness of God, the blessing of praying for her enemies, how to consider her trials as a joy, and true forgivenes...
Keywords: children; fiction; religion; teen-young-adult, librivox, audiobook
|Bat Wing - Sax Rohmer|
LibriVox recording of Bat Wing, by Sax Rohmer. Read by Mark Nelson. Private detective Paul Harley investigates a mysterious case involving voodoo, vampirism, and macabre murder in the heart of London. The first book in the Paul Harley series, written by Sax Rohmer, author of The Insidious Dr. Fu Manchu. (Summary by Mark Nelson) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page f...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; Sax Rohmer; Bat Wing; voodoo; vampirism
Downloads: 33,536 (4 reviews)
|Bathed in Dust and Ash, Dean Young - Falstaff|
Keywords: Poetry English Young, Dean
|Be Kind When You Can - Eliza Cook|
LibriVox volunteers bring you 16 recordings of Be Kind When You Can by Eliza Cook. This was the Weekly Poetry project for January 30, 2011. Eliza Cook was an English author, Chartist poet and writer born in London Road, Southwark.She was the daughter of a local tradesman. She attended the local Sunday Schools and was encouraged by the son of the music master to produce her first volume of poetry. From this she took confidence and in 1837 began to offer verse to the radical Weekly Dispatch, then ...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; poetry; romance; advice; instruction; philosophy
|Beacons, Baudelaire (Les Fleurs du Mal) - Falstaff|
Keywords: Poetry English Baudelaire
|Bear Creek Collection Vol. 01 - Robert E. Howard|
LibriVox recording of Bear Creek Collection Vol. 01, by Robert E. Howard. Read by RK Wilcox. Breckinridge Elkins is the roughest, toughest, fastest-shootin', hardest-fightin' feller in the Bear Creek settlement, and probably in the entire Humbolt Mountains. As he travels further from home, he single-handedly takes on outlaws, settles (and starts) feuds and tries his hand at romancing the girls. He also discovers a lot of strange customs among other folks, such as building houses out of boards an...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; audio book; bear creek; breckinridge elikins; western; short stories; robert e. howard
Downloads: 63,461 (2 reviews)
|Bear Creek Collection, Vol. 2 - Robert E. Howard|
LibriVox recording of Bear Creek Collection, Vol. 2, by Robert E. Howard. Read by RK Wilcox. Breckinridge Elkins is the roughest, toughest, fastest-shootin', hardest-fightin' feller in the Bear Creek settlement, and probably in the entire Humbolt Mountains. As he travels further from home, he single-handedly takes on outlaws, settles (and starts) feuds and tries his hand at romancing the girls. He also discovers a lot of strange customs among other folks, such as building houses out of boards an...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; audio book; bear creek; breckinridge elikins; western; short stories; robert e. howard
Downloads: 27,050 (1 review)
|Beasts and Super-Beasts - Saki|
Saki (December 18, 1870 – November 14, 1916) was the pen name of British author Hector Hugh Munro. Saki's world contrasts the effete conventions and hypocrisies of Edwardian England with the ruthless but straightforward life-and-death struggles of nature. Nature generally wins in the end. (Summary from Wikipedia) Readers include: Justin Brett Justin Barrett Al Gelman Andrew Coleman Miriam Esther Goldman For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; humor; animals
Downloads: 17,048 (3 reviews)